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Hello, I am having permission problems mounting my windows-controlled ntfs hard drive (hda) in Ubuntu (which is on a second harddrive.) I did Code: mkdir /mnt/win mount -t ntfs /dev/hda1 ...
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    WIndows mount problem


    Hello,

    I am having permission problems mounting my windows-controlled ntfs hard drive (hda) in Ubuntu (which is on a second harddrive.) I did

    Code:
    mkdir /mnt/win
    mount  -t ntfs /dev/hda1 /mnt/win
    I can view the mount as root but not as non-root (I get "Permission Denied") even though I have user in /etc/fstab:

    Code:
    /dev/hda1   /mnt/win   ntfs   ro,user,auto,exec   0   0
    The results of the mount command yields
    Code:
    /dev/hda1 on /mnt/win type ntfs (ro,noexec,nosuid,nodev)
    What can I do to make this viewable in non-root?

    Thanks!

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    Try the following.

    Code:
    /dev/hda1            /windows/C           ntfs       ro,users,gid=users,umask=0002,nls=utf8 0 0
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    That did it.

    Thanks again!

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